Astor Place Sways to Pagan Percussion at NYC’s WitchsFest 2017

By Tony Sokol Witches can block the evil eye or throw a block party. Astor Place was under the spell of Pagan percussion as the sixth annual WitchsFest USA, a Pagan Street Faire, squeezed magic and music between Broadway and Lafayette. Coming off of Lafayette, you were greeted by WitchsFest co-founders Starr RavenHawk HPs, (Rev. Luna…

Lex Pelger Chases A Whale of a High in New Book

By Tony Sokol   Alt Variety’s former gonzo altchemist Lex Pelger, an indirect descendant of the merriest of pranksters, released the Moby Dick of pot book. It took him four years of research, writing, work and play, but the first full book in the graphic novel series Anandamide; or, the Cannabinoid, will drop with a book…